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Florida Lawmakers Fire Up Gun Proposals for 2017 Session

March 6, 2017 - 6:00am

State lawmakers are loading up another series of gun bills to shoot through the Florida Legislature for the 2017 legislative session, setting the showdown for another round of intense debate over gun control in the Sunshine State.

Top Education Issues to Watch in 2017 Legislative Session

March 6, 2017 - 6:00am

Florida lawmakers will have a lot on their plates during this year’s legislative session, but education issues will be some of the hottest topics hitting the chambers’ floor over the next 60 days.

Will Philip Levine's Big Dreams Be Dashed by 'One Failure After Another'?

March 4, 2017 - 6:00am
Philip Levine

Just as Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine is ramping up his campaign for governor, here comes the bad news about his mayoral record. It was bound to happen -- Levine is a strong personality looking to swell his public profile and on the whole city residents are decidedly unhappy. 

Rick Scott Announces Constitution Revision Commission Appointments

March 3, 2017 - 11:15am
Marva Johnson, Pepe Armas, Pam Stewart and Fred Karlinsky

Gov. Rick Scott announced his picks for the Florida Constitution Revision Commission Friday morning, rounding out the 37 member group which reviews the state constitution.

Poll Shows Majority of Floridians Oppose Campus Carry

March 2, 2017 - 11:15am

The majority of Floridians don’t support allowing guns on college campuses and over half oppose open carry in the Sunshine State, according to a new poll.

Is Philip Levine's Miami Beach Unfriendliest City in America for Homeowers Who Rent?

March 2, 2017 - 6:00am

Miami Beach, it turns out, is a toxic city for any homeowner who wants to rent out his property during the months he isn't there.  Twenty thousand dollars toxic, actually.

RGA Demands Andrew Gillum Disclose Entirety of Improper Campaign Emails

March 1, 2017 - 4:45pm

The Republican Governors Association has wasted no time in its counterstrike on Tallahassee Mayor and new Democratic gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum. Gillum, who declared his candidacy Wednesday, found himself in hot water after it was discovered he used city email to conduct campaign business. By Wednesday afternoon, the RGA hit back at Gillum, filing a public records request to find out just how many times Gillum had improperly communicated using a campaign email address on taxpayers’ dime.

Andrew Gillum Officially Declares Run for Governor

March 1, 2017 - 7:30am
Andrew Gillum

Tallahassee mayor Andrew Gillum has made it official: He will be running for governor in 2018, but his announcement is overshadowed by the fact that he could have broken state law in his announcement rollout.

Andrew Gillum to Officially Declare Run for Governor

NRA Trashes New York Times Over 'Liberal Bias' in Biting Attack Ad

February 28, 2017 - 9:45am

The country’s largest gun rights group is fighting back at the New York Times in a new attack ad trashing the national paper for “glossing over” facts and picking sides against President Donald Trump.



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